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 The DVM Program at Colorado State University prepares students for careers in the veterinary field in a world-class facility in Fort Collins, Colorado.

DVM Degree Program

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Program

The College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences annually admits approximately 138 new students to the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Program, culminating in a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree. Admission to the veterinary medicine program at Colorado State is open to all students. Hands-on experience, from day one, alongside world-class faculty in an atmosphere designed to help you succeed make the Colorado State University veterinary program unique.

Program of Study

DVM News & Announcements

  • DVM commencement 2017
    Before taking the veterinary oath, DVM graduates attended a hooding ceremony, received awards, and heard from class speaker, Dr. Becca Timmons, who recalled orientation at the CSU Mountain Campus: "I met my family that day."
  • michael lairmore, amazing alumbi 2017
    Dr. Michael Lairmore earned a Ph.D. at CSU, where his examination of viral pneumonia in sheep helped understand HIV-AIDS in people. He leads the No. 1 veterinary school in the world.​​
  • cindy vaca
    Growing up in Los Angeles, Cindy Vaca didn’t know a single Latino college graduate. Now she’s a first-generation college grad and a CSU veterinary student lauded for her leadership in boosting Hispanic kids toward college and careers.
  • Bernard Dime, Veterinary Student at CSU
    Bernard Dime began a career in elite skydiving, when an accident shattered his back and his plans. Now he's pursuing a new path as Colorado State University's first paraplegic veterinary student – and one of few DVM students nationwide to use a wheelchair.
  • cody minor todos santos
    Veterinary researcher Cody Minor went to Todos Santos to study tick-borne disease. Through his research, he assessed nearly 200 dogs and forged connections with the whole town.

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